As a writer, I know that words matter. On, Claire Axelrad proposes using the word philanthropy rather than the word fundraising when speaking about donations. Axelrad reminds us that P hilanthropy literally means β€œ love of humankind .” She encourages us to think of ourselves not as fundraisers but as facilitators of philanthropy, or in other words, people advancing the well-being of our communities. Read the full article and learn directions for a great Board exercise related to
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